Sunday, June 16, 2024

From the Cambridge Community Development Department, April 5, 2017: A free open house event highlighting services and programs offered in Cambridge to address a range of housing needs will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 29 in the cafeteria of the Cambridge Rindge and Latin School, 459 Broadway, Mid-Cambridge, co-hosted by the Housing Division of the city’s Community Development Department and the city’s Human Rights Commission.

Representatives from dozens of city agencies and nonprofit organizations that provide affordable housing; homelessness, eviction and foreclosure prevention services; landlord/tenant mediation; first-time homebuyer resources; enforcement of housing discrimination laws; and more will be available to meet with participants.

There will be short presentations and panel discussions throughout the event on topics including fair housing laws and basic tenant rights; how housing voucher programs work; first-time homebuyer resources; and asthma and lead poisoning prevention.

This event is free and open to all. No registration is necessary. For information, visit

This event is made possible with the support of Cambridge Saving Bank, Cambridge Trust and East Cambridge Savings Bank.